attention to detail
vision and perseverance
To insert this object into one of the main attractions in Whangarei is an exceptional
achievement. This has only happened through the vision and perseverance of many volunteers. Te Kakano has been built whilst also raising over 80% of the funds for the actual art centre. Hundertwasser’s vision was to see an un-used building on the Hatea loop reinvigorated through the application significant interventions which represent the building being brought in line to respect nature – “living in harmony with nature”.
The sculpture is constructed out of concrete block, in-situ concrete, finished with plaster and tiles to the “Hundertwasser code for the Realisation of Hundertwasser Architecture